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Membership to the Society is open to those who have educational, research, or practical experience or are pursuing a course of study in biophysics or in an allied scientific field.


Required Documents Before You Apply

Regular Members:
Please include a copy of your CV and a list of three principal publications.

Early Career Member:
Please include a copy of your CV.

Student Member:
Please include a copy of your current Student ID and the signature of your PI. If you do not have a PI, the signature of the Dean, Department Head, or your Advisor is acceptable. All Student membership applications will be placed on hold until required documentation has been verified.

​Please Note: If you are joining to register for the Annual Meeting or to submit an abstract, you must be a member in the year of the meeting. If you are joining to take advantage of the reduced page charges for publishing in the Biophysical Journal, you must be a member for the calendar year in which you are submitting.

Membership runs on a calendar year and expires each year on December 31 regardless of when applications are received. Membership fees are non-refundable.

Other Ways to Apply

  1. Download and Print the Membership Application Form.
  2. Include the required documents
  3. Send us all the documents via one of the following options:
    @ Email: [email protected]
    Mail: 5515 Security Lane, Suite 1110, Rockville, MD 20852
    Fax: +1 240 290 5555
  4. Finish payment. Acceptable methods of payment include credit card, bank check, wire transfer.